Bundaberg Next Gen meeting

Date: Thursday 17th March
Time: 4:15pm
Place: At Gavin & Hayley Lerch’s farm – 849 Bundaberg Gin Gin Road, Splitters Creek, Sharon

NUFARM PIZZA NIGHT (win a pizza oven!)

  • Spray technologies
  • Product innovations
  • Spraywise decisions
  • Mixing and spray demonstrations
  • Nutrifert Oz-Cal (see below) & Oz-Gyp Soil Ameriolants (Neil Innes – Lindsay Rural)
  • Solar farming (Gavin Lerch – NextGen)
  • Queensland Sugar update (Cathy Kelly – QSL)

Thanks to Nufarm and Lindsay Rural who will be providing pizzas and refreshments for the afternoon.

RSVP: for catering please reply by  NOON Monday 14th March. Please reply to this email or phone/SMS one of the Reps below

Please feel free to invite others to this event. 

Everyone who attends a Pizza Night will have the chance to win a pizza oven on the night*!

If you have any questions or wish to RSVP please contact us,

Josh Buchbach – 0427 559 095
Gavin Lerch – 0418 798 225

Bundaberg/ Isis Next Gen meeting

Next Gen Bundaberg/Isis is happy to invite you and your friends to the next meeting.  It’s our 2nd year Birthday 🙂

On Tuesday 26th May, 2015, at 3:45pm

We’ll meet outside the Alloway Country Club and take a short drive to EMDEX, a farm managed by Isis Central Sugar Mill Co. Ltd Continue reading

Bundaberg/ Isis Next Gen meeting

Next Gen invites you to attend the Next Gen’s Bundaberg/ Isis meeting to be held in the Alloway area on Tuesday 17th February 2015.

Where: Meet at Alloway Country Club at 4pm and take a short drive to Greg Zunker’s farm to inspect soybeans, cane and new lateral irrigator.

Gerard Puglisi (the Next Gen Officer) will be present and will give us an overview of how the other Next Gen Groups are going.

We’ll also be providing further information about the upcoming Next Gen conference – “Step UP 2015″.

We encourage you to come along, bring a friend and join in the social environment that Next Gen is renowned for.

If you can’t attend the meeting, that’s ok, but still please consider making the effort to travel north for the conference.  The conference is at Palm Cove (just north of Cairns) on 16-18th March, and is great opportunity to meet like-minded people and learn new ideas.  We guarantee that you and farm will benefit from the positive experience.  For more info visit nextgenstepup.com  or talk to one of your local Next Gen Reps.

Your Next Gen Bundy/Isis Reps:

Gavin Lerch – 0418 798 225
Josh Buchbach – 0427 559 095

Bundaberg & Isis Next Gen Meeting

13 June 2014

The Bundaberg and Isis Next Gen Reps held yet another successful meeting last night.

The meeting started at local farmer, Tony Chapman’s property where the group toured his farm and viewed his minimum till implements and compost mixer. Tony’s crop rotation and farming practices were also discussed. Continue reading

Bundaberg & Isis meeting- 15th May

Group photo sugar terminalThe Bundaberg and Isis Next Gen meeting was held on Thursday 15th May has been deemed a great success. There were 27 people (including some new faces) who attended the tour of the Sugar Terminal at the Bundaberg Port, hosted by Cathy Kelly from Queensland Sugar Limited. The group was very interested to see how the sugar was handled and amazed at the size of the sheds and huge piles of sugar. Continue reading

Next Gen at ASSCT Conference

Next Gen-ers at ASSCT Conference

Next Gen Officer, Gerard Puglisi, with Next Gen-ers at the ASSCT Conference (picture courtesy of Bernard Milford)

Next Gen was pleased to recently host a stall at the Australian Society of Sugar Cane Technologist (ASSCT) Conference on the Gold Coast.

The Conference was a chance to catch up with old friends, as well as talk to young millers and researchers about the next generation in the sugar industry. Continue reading